Bhubaneswar: Odia actor Pupinder Singh has been arrested today by Balianta police in cheating case following issuance of Non-bailable Warrant (NBW) by JMFC Court here.
Earlier, the JMFC Court had issued NBW on July 27, against Pupinder and his wife Roopinder Kaur for not appearing before it in three cases of alleged cheating the owner of SK Ora Pvt Ltd Company.
At the outset, Pupinder had been alleged for cheating the company owner to the tune of Rs 90 lakh on the pretext of making an Odia movie and had deposited three cheques amounting to Rs 8 lakh, Rs 7 lakh and Rs 4 lakh as security. As the committed date of repaying the money elapsed, the lender deposited the cheques to get a part of his money back but the cheques bounced without being encashed.
Following the cheque bounce, the company’s owner lodged a complaint with the police and three cases- 64/63/13, 64/64/13 and 64/65/13 were registed in the court.
Notably, the court had summoned Pupinder and his wife to appear before it during the case hearing but the husband-wife duo didn’t appeared following which, the JMFC court issued NBW against them and directed the Balianta Police for their immediate arrested.